Nelson Island Area School
Nelson Island Area School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alaska for:
- Category Attribute
- Percent Eligible For Free Lunch Largest percent of students eligible for free lunch (Top 20%)
- Nelson Island Area School's student population of 194 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
- The teacher population of 13 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-12|
|Total Students||194 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||13 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
- Nelson Island Area School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 466 schools in Alaska (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
- The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School||State Level (AK)|
|Overall School Rank||#437 out of 466 schools|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)||≤5%|
|Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)||≤5%|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||15:1||17:1|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch||n/a|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Lower Kuskokwim School District|
Nearby Public Schools
- The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Nelson Island Area School is Paul T. Albert Memorial School (6.0 miles away)
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Tununak Paul T. Albert Memorial School Grades: PK-12 | 107 students
120 Village Rd
Tununak, AK 99681
(907)652-6827 6.0 PK-12 107
- Bethel Ayaprun School Grades: PK-12 | 116 students
112 Village Rd
Bethel, AK 99559
(907)237-2505 32.3 PK-12 116
- Chefornak Chaputnguak School Grades: PK-12 | 148 students
102 Village Rd
Chefornak, AK 99561
(907)867-8700 38.3 PK-12 148
- Mekoryuk Nuniwarmiut School Grades: PK-12 | 49 students
109 Village Rd
Mekoryuk, AK 99630
(907)827-8415 38.7 PK-12 49
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